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Central Library to celebrate Older People’s Day

Published on Thursday, 22 September 2016 in Events news

Coventry’s Central Library will be hosting a day of activities and treats on Friday 30 September to celebrate Older People’s Day 2016.

Cllr George Duggins and Cllr Jane Innes

Football legend to be honoured by City Council

Published on Wednesday, 21 September 2016 in Council and democracy news

City Councillors have decided to honour footballing legend, Jimmy Hill, by renaming the A444 in his honour.

Bank change

The Council is moving its bank to NatWest Bank

Published on Wednesday, 21 September 2016 in Business and licensing news

The Council is switching its banking services from HSBC to Nat West as part of ongoing improvements.

One Big Thing

Are you ready for the One Big Thing?

Published on Wednesday, 21 September 2016 in Public health news

Thousands of people across Coventry will be getting active for One Big Thing 2016

Poppy Appeal

Poppy Appeal Group awarded with Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service

Published on Wednesday, 21 September 2016 in Lord Mayor news

The Coventry Poppy Appeal Group has been presented with the Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service at a ceremony in the city.

Arts Award Adviser Training

Published on Wednesday, 21 September 2016 in Services for schools news

Teacher CPD - Arts Award Discover & Explore Adviser Training at Leamington Spa Art Gallery & Museum Tuesday 27 September 4.15-7pm

Councillors Jim O'Boyle and Jayne Innes at Pepper Lane, which will soon be turned into an attractive walkway and outdoor space

Gateway to Cathedral quarter to soon get makeover

Published on Tuesday, 20 September 2016 in Planning and development news

Wider pavements, Carnaby Street style lighting, new planting and the restoration of some well-loved public art will soon start as part of the next phase of city centre improvements.

Taekwondo 1

Guinness world record attempt comes to Coventry

Published on Tuesday, 20 September 2016 in Sports news

A world record Taekwondo display featuring 1,000 people is happening in the city.

Cooker

Gas Safety Week 2016 – are you and your family safe?

Published on Friday, 16 September 2016 in Trading standards news

Gas Safety Week 2016 and unsafe second hand gas cooker.

Terry Waite to speak at Coventry Cathedral

Published on Thursday, 15 September 2016 in Religion, faiths and beliefs news

Terry Waite, known internationally for his peace-building work, will be guest speaker in Coventry Cathedral on the UN’s International Day of Peace.

Call for reassurances on hospital fire safety problems

Published on Wednesday, 14 September 2016 in Health and social care news

A senior councillor is calling on Skanska to provide reassurances following the news that the University Hospital Coventry and Warwickshire has insufficient fire protection.

Birmingham airport and city of culture

Birmingham Airport backs Coventry's City of Culture bid

Published on Wednesday, 14 September 2016 in Leisure and culture news

Coventry’s bid to become UK City of Culture is set for international take off thanks to its latest backing.

Cycle tomorrow for your chance to win

Published on Tuesday, 13 September 2016 in Sports news

Tomorrow is national Cycle to Work day and if you pledge to ride your bike in, you could win one of several prizes.

Consultation on £3.8m savings target for community services

Published on Monday, 12 September 2016 in Community and living news

Formal consultation on Coventry City Council's proposals to make £3.8m savings across libraries, children’s centres and youth services will begin on Monday (12 September).

Your chance to raise money for the Lord Mayor’s charities and to get fit with British Military Fitness challenge

Published on Thursday, 08 September 2016 in Lord Mayor news

British Military Fitness Coventry are running fitness sessions and the Lord Mayor is asking people to take the opportunity to get fit and raise money for his charity appeal by taking part.

Juliet Colley and Cllr Linda Bigham

City Centre Trail booklet relaunched

Published on Thursday, 08 September 2016 in Local history and heritage news

A popular Coventry city centre trail booklet has been reproduced as a tie-in for this weekend’s Heritage Open Days.

Spring King at Central library as part of Get it Loud in Libraries

Published on Thursday, 08 September 2016 in Libraries news

For those of us who are old enough to remember the Locarno dance hall in Coventry City Centre, now home to Central library, you will remember the legendary music nights.

Festival of Imagineers returns to Coventry

Published on Wednesday, 07 September 2016 in Events news

The Festival of Imagineers returns for its third year with a week long programme of interactive exhibitions, workshops and activities from Monday 26 September – 1 October.

Paul & Chigusa

A slice of city history for Paul’s Japanese bride

Published on Wednesday, 07 September 2016 in Ceremonies news

A couple travelled half way round the world to celebrate their marriage in two of Coventry’s most historic buildings.

Hannah Cockroft

Coventry’s rising Paralympic stars

Published on Tuesday, 06 September 2016 in Sports news

Two students from Coventry University will go for gold when they take centre stage at the Paralympic Games this summer.

Residents warned about puppy love as dog is quarantined

Published on Monday, 05 September 2016 in Trading standards news

Trading Standards are reminding people who are thinking of buying a dog to be cautious about illegally imported puppies.

City's primary schools continue to improve

Published on Friday, 02 September 2016 in Schools and schooling news

The percentage of Coventry pupils attending a good or outstanding primary school continues to rise.

Getting a TV Licence

Published on Thursday, 01 September 2016 in Licensing and regulation news

You now need to be covered by a TV Licence to watch or record live TV programmes on any channel, or download or watch BBC programmes on iPlayer.

It’s time to get those flu jabs

Published on Thursday, 01 September 2016 in Public health news

Residents are being urged to get their flu vaccinations this month.

Seeking feedback from the public

Published on Tuesday, 30 August 2016 in Public health news

Coventry City Council’s Public Health team recently asked the views of city residents on drug and alcohol support and recovery services.

I am Team GB

I Am Team GB Event at Ricoh Arena hailed as a massive success

Published on Tuesday, 30 August 2016 in Sports news

More than 4,000 people helped bring the spirit of Rio to the Ricoh Arena on Saturday as part of the I Am Team GB event.

Coventry pupils bring home improved results in Olympic year

Published on Thursday, 25 August 2016 in Schools and schooling news

The city’s pupils have improved across the board in their GCSE results, with improvements in all the key measures.

Your opportunity to help bring refugee children to safety

Published on Thursday, 25 August 2016 in Community and living news

Residents are being invited to add their names to a petition to bring 300 children trapped in ‘The Jungle’ in Calais over to safety and security in Britain before the start of the new school term.

Dirty chicken restaurant put customers at risk

Published on Thursday, 25 August 2016 in Trading standards news

The owners of a city chicken shop have been fined for breaches in food hygiene, including failing to protect food against contamination likely to make it unfit for human consumption.

Doorstep scams

Trading Standards urge vigilance over bank holiday weekend

Published on Thursday, 25 August 2016 in Trading standards news

Coventry Trading Standards are urging residents in the city to be aware of rogue traders over the bank holiday weekend.

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